Daddy’s Empty Chair

A man’s daughter had asked the local minister to come and pray with her father. When the minister arrived, he found the man lying in bed with his head propped up on two pillows. An empty chair sat beside his bed. The minister assumed that the old fellow had been informed of his visit. “I […]

WHAT IS A FATHER?

This is old but good as written by Paul Harvey.  Enjoy…”What is a Father?” “A father is a thing that is forced to endure childbirth without an anesthetic. A father never feels worthy of the worship in a child’s eyes.  He’s never quite the hero his daughter thinks, never quite the man his son believes him […]

Search for Happiness…

In the American Constitution, “The pursuit of happiness is a basic right.”  Is that true?  We use it to justify our behavior: leave our spouse, our job, our church, buy unnecessary possessions, all because we have a right to be happy. I remember coming home from High School to eat lunch with my mother and […]

BIRTHDAY OF THE CHURCH

June 4th, Sunday, marks the birthday of the Lord’s Church.  It is Pentecost Sunday.  Pentecost means 50.  After Jesus’ resurrection, He appeared to individuals and groups during a period of 40 days.  Then, He ascended, went up to Heaven, to be seated at God’s right hand.  10 days later, He sent the Holy Spirit to […]